pt


pint; pints.

QUIZZES

HEED THE VOX POPULI, AND TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!

Test your memory on these verbal firecrackers from the week of June 29 to July 5!
Question 1 of 7
anchorite

Definition for pt (2 of 6)

Pt

Symbol, Chemistry.

Definition for pt (3 of 6)

Definition for pt (4 of 6)

Definition for pt (5 of 6)

p.t.

Pacific Time.
past tense.
post town.
pro tempore.

Definition for pt (6 of 6)

P.T.

Also PT Pacific Time.
physical therapy.
physical training.
postal telegraph.
post town.
pupil teacher.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for pt

British Dictionary definitions for pt (1 of 4)

pt

abbreviation for

the internet domain name for

Portugal

British Dictionary definitions for pt (2 of 4)

Pt

abbreviation for (in place names)

Point
Port

the chemical symbol for

platinum

British Dictionary definitions for pt (3 of 4)

PT

abbreviation for

physical therapy
physical training
postal telegraph
pupil teacher
(in Britain, formerly) purchase tax
prothrombin time

British Dictionary definitions for pt (4 of 4)

pt.

abbreviation for

pint
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for pt (1 of 2)

Pt

The symbol for the elementplatinum

Medical definitions for pt (2 of 2)

PT

abbr.

physical therapy
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.

Scientific definitions for pt (1 of 3)

Pt

The symbol for platinum.

Scientific definitions for pt (2 of 3)

platinum
[ plătn-əm ]

Pt

A soft, ductile, malleable, silver-white metallic element that usually occurs with osmium, iridium, palladium, or nickel. It has a high melting point and does not corrode in air. Platinum is used as a catalyst and in making jewelry, electrical contacts, and dental crowns. Atomic number 78; atomic weight 195.08; melting point 1,772°C; boiling point 3,827°C; specific gravity 21.45; valence 2, 3, 4. See Periodic Table.

Scientific definitions for pt (3 of 3)

pt.

Abbreviation of pint
The American Heritage® Science Dictionary Copyright © 2011. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.